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Update to Death Investigation in Graves County

Date of News Release: 02/27/2008

(Mayfield, KY) An autopsy was performed today at the Medical Examiners Office in Madisonville on Donald D Morris of Hardin Kentucky. Kentucky State Police were investigating the disappearance of Morris when his body was located in the Kaler Community of Graves County on Tuesday, February 26. After receiving the results of the autopsy, Detectives are now investigating the case as a homicide. The investigation is continuing by Detective John Sims with the Kentucky State Police.

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(Mayfield, KY) - Kentucky State Police detectives are currently investigating the death of a Marshall County man found deceased in Graves County. On Monday, February 25th, Kentucky State Police began an investigation into the disappearance of Donald Morris of Hardin Kentucky. On Tuesday, February 26, investigators with Kentucky State Police located Morris's body near the Kaler Community of Graves County. An autopsy of the body will be performed tomorrow to assist in determining the cause of Morris's death. The investigation is continuing by Detective John Sims with the Kentucky State Police.

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